In A Heartwarming Sign Of Progress, U.S. Army Soldier Takes His YouTube Star Boyfriend To Prom

We have come a long way in the last few years!



Hello from #gay #army #prom. @andrescamilo___ 📸@matthewsuber

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As a visible sign of that progress, U.S. Army soldier Andrés Camilo was joined by his underwear model and vlogger boyfriend, Max Emerson, at the Army prom this weekend.

Emerson shared the photo on Instagram on Sunday and tagged it to West Point, the U.S. military academy in New York.

My date is the best! #GayArmyProm

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In the image, the couple reenact the classic “prom pose,” with Camilo standing behind Emerson, wrapping his arms around his waist.

The caption reads: “Hello from gay army prom.”

#GettingHome is almost as great of a feeling as #GettingHomo #💣

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The photo has already received more than 34K likes and hundreds of comments, such as “Such a stunning couple,” ‘You two are so gorgeous together,” and “Any kind of love is beautiful.”

The couple first went public in a Youtube video back in June when Emerson introduced fans to Camilo, a New York City-based consultant and soldier in the National Guard.

@andrescamilo___ says "an officer is always the first to dress and last to undress"

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“I guess, with this video, I’m coming out to the military,” Camilo said, before kissing Emerson in the YouTube video called “Meet My Boyfriend!”

Back to town in time for our #classy #date @catsbroadway @andrescamilo___ @catsofinstagram

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